Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.3"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.3"||969.50 mi||west||0° 09' 51.4"||11.30 mi||south||969.22 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 12.7"||933.58 mi||east||3° 31' 42.6"||242.63 mi||south||957.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Mon 9:06 AM||453 km||281 miles||244 nm|| WNW|
|Tennant Creek||Mon 9:06 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Mon 9:06 AM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| S|
|Dili||Mon 8:36 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 9:36 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Mon 8:36 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 9:36 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Mon 8:36 AM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| N|
|Makassar||Mon 7:36 AM||1942 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| WNW|
|Manado||Mon 7:36 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| NNW|
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